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Peru crash: At least 23 killed after bus falls into a river in Andes

  • At least 23 people have been killed and 32 injured after a bus fell into Mapacho river near the town of Urcos in south-eastern Peru. According to police, the bus got completely submerged. The bus departed from the city of Puerto Maldonado on Thursday night and was heading to the city of Cusco. Some of the passengers were going to vote in Peru's presidential election on Sunday. The rescue operation is on and the injured were taken to hospitals in Cusco.

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